Elesha Jones

Freelance Article Writer & Graphic Designer

Location:Lakeland, Florida, United States
2 Skills
Education 1999 Southeastern University Lakeland, FL
Bachelor of Arts in Communication
Professional experience 2003 – present Self-employed Lakeland, FL
? Writes articles, SEO copy, Ebooks, reviews, brochures, blogs and press releases
? Handles social media marketing for various companies
? Designs monthly magazines, brochures, programs, etc.
? Restores and alters photographs

2006 - 2008 Polk County Kids’ Directory Lakeland, FL
? Owned and operated monthly advertising directory
? Supervised sales and delivery personnel
? Designed advertisements and magazine for print and web
? Updated website using Adobe Dreamweaver
? Sold advertisements to business owners
? Operated accounts payable and receivable

2000 - 2003 Florida Baptist Children’s Homes Lakeland, FL
Communication Specialist
? Assisted in public relations and event planning
? Supervised volunteers for large events
? Coordinated staff, volunteers and crew for photo and video shoots
? Took photos and wrote newspaper articles
? Wrote, directed and produced promotional videos
? Designed and wrote brochures, ads, newsletters and other promotional materials

1999 - 2000 Southeastern College Lakeland, FL
Campus Activities Coordinator
? Wrote and designed weekly campus newsletter
? Coordinated campus calendar
? Met with students, staff and faculty to schedule their campus event and reserve requested facility

References Megan Lain, SEO Content, megan@seocontentsolutions.com, 239-357-4410

David Messenbaugh, Broward Kids’ Directory, 954-472-4717 or messandi@att.net

Kimberly Bean, Southern Maryland Wedding Guide, 301-274-2440 or kimberlybean.com@gmail.com

Awards received
2003 Angel Award, Public Service Broadcast by the Imperial Polk Advertising Federation
2003 Gold Addy, Public Service Broadcast by the Imperial Polk Advertising Federation
2002 Gold Addy, Public Service Broadcast by the Imperial Polk Advertising Federation
Skills (2) Rating
Article Writing
Graphic Design